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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 November 2012

I am 57 years old and have travelled all over the world. This is the dumpiest, dirtiest, filthiest, crappiest motel I have ever been in. Indescrible how dirty and unclean this joint is. A insect even bite my testicles and they were swollen and painful for over 2 months. The bedroom and bathroom were vile. It didn't look like the...

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5Thank sanford h
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 9 September 2012

I had read a review about this place that said, you get what you pay for. Totally true! This may be one of the cheapest places around, but before you stay here you might as well consider camping or sleeping on the lot of a Walmart. The room was decorated with a hodge podge of furniture, rags, cushions, chair -...

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3Thank TKTT
Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Dirty unclean would never ever set foot in it again looks grand from the front but that's where it stops Staff unhelpfull The place needs a total overhall Chechens in late in the evening after traveling all day and evening just wanted some place to put the head for rest so wasnt looking for anything special and I got it...

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3Thank johnthelock
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 13 August 2012

me and my husband and son stayed one night and it was the longest night in my entire life ,the clerk was so creepy and ignorant when we opened the room we were horrified of how disguting and dirty bathroom was full of mold and curtains too ,sticks in the windows to secure and the sheets never changed we went...

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3Thank milene h
Reviewed 13 August 2012

Unfortunately I paid for in advance from a non refundable internet site and still did not stay after inspecting the room. Mold and urine smell, Soiled mattress and bed covers, sink cabinet door hanging from one hinge, simply a very old, unkept, very small room not even worthy of half the advertised price.

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4Thank Thekillers20
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 June 2012

My only piece of advice is DO NOT STAY HERE!! The place is disgusting, we were given a room that was so dirty we asked for another. We were given another that was equally as bad. The sheets on the bed were disgusting and didn't match. The room was painted yet there was one patch on the wall that was...

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3Thank Ladybirds2
USA
Reviewed 19 April 2012

By chance found Pavillions, A small "motor motel" from back in the day. this place seems to have a reicent upgrade (Rm.12) small rooms and small bathrooms. All rooms are non smoking with a smoking court yard that is very pleaseant to sit in. Staff is super friendly too. Take #8 bus from Main st. just off the pier to...

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3Thank m f
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Pavilions Motel is NOTHING like the pictures! It is a rat hole that should not be open. I should have slept in my car. The dump wreaked from paint that may have caused me to inhale toxic lead poisons. The two postage stamp soaps in the tiny excuse for a bathroom sat next to a clump of hair on the...

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7Thank Jonathan S
Den Haag
Reviewed 22 August 2011

The owner of this place, Sid, is a very nice guy, helped me out with maps, lots of fruit and is a genuine interested listener. The hotel feels like a warm family. I'll remember L.A. as a beautiful, nice place.

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7Thank Jos C
Reviewed 29 July 2011

We stayed here for two nights as nothing else was available, the staff were nice enough but the motel badly needs repairs, fairly run down and very basic. Paint flaking off walls, doors that look like they have been kicked in a few times, very old fittings and small rooms. It is also up near 23rd street so it's quite...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Pavilions Motel

Address: 2338 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405
Region: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range: $115 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Pavilions Motel 1*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Health hazard, Disgusting, Never”
 of 5 bubbles 651CathyA, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“it was better than sleeping in the Car”
 of 5 bubbles protagonist2016, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else!”
  • The tiles are chipping and there's no shower head
  • Bathroom door
  • Filthy stains on the front door
  • Smut on the sliding door
  • Advice: wear protective gloves while handling toilet
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 of 5 bubbles 446canadianb, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Just avoid”
 of 5 bubbles Mojave69, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Do not take any room- we were in room 14- but I heard the others do as well have bedbugs.”
 of 5 bubbles dragana215, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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